Gretell Shaw of Roslindale, MA

1938 - 2023


October 27, 2023
5 - 8 PM
Dolan Funeral Home 106 Middlesex St. Chelmsford, MA 01863


October 28, 2023
Open Door Community Tabernacle 55 Mission Rd Chelmsford MA

Gretell Shaw, 85, of Roslindale, MA died Saturday, October 14, 2023, at her house with her son by her side.

Born in Manchester, Jamaica, she was the daughter of the late Victor Shaw and Lorretta (Bendloss) Shaw.

She graduated from Grovetown Primary all age School.

She was a member of Deliverance Center, Kingston, Jamaica and Church of God of Prophecy in Matttapan.

She worked in houskeeping at Mutual Life in Kingston, Jamaica for 24 years and worked for Workers Bank for many years.

Grettel moved to the US in 2006.

She is survived by her son, Milton and Jacqueline White of Roslindale, MA, sisters, Lena Shaw of New York and Linzel Shaw of England; brothers, Basil Shaw of Kingston, Jamaica, and Juan Shaw of England; his grandchildren, Kemar White, Kemone White, Keemo White, Timothy White, Milton White, Jr. and Denise Dunn, his great-children, Kimyra White, Aubrey White and Akeira White.

She was the sister of the late Emsley Walters and Livingston Shaw.


Visiting hours Friday October 27, 2023 from 5 to 8 pm at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX STREET, N. CHELMSFORD, MA. Funeral Saturday, 10AM on October 28, 2023 at ODCT Church on 55 Mission Rd. Chelmsford, MA 01863 at 10AM. Burial in Fairview Cemetery. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at

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